Author: Roper St. Francis Healthcare

Teammate Honored for Her Heroic Actions

Teammate Honored for Her Heroic Actions

One Roper St. Francis Healthcare teammate recently was recognized with an award for her heroic actions in helping to find
Teammate Surprises Patient with Autographed Jersey

Teammate Surprises Patient with Autographed Jersey

One morning while rounding on patients, I had the pleasure of meeting Gary Parliment, a patient who had suffered a
Health Strategies for the New Year

Health Strategies for the New Year

New year, new you. That’s the attitude many of us take as the calendar turns to a new year, a
Are You Suffering from Indoor Winter Allergies?

Are You Suffering from Indoor Winter Allergies?

There aren’t many grasses, trees or flowers pollinating this time of year, yet you have itchy eyes and a shopping
Is It the Holiday Blues or Something More Serious?

Is It the Holiday Blues or Something More Serious?

When to seek help, and when to take matters into your own hands During the busy holiday season, you may
Dr. Elizabeth Kline Achieves Milestone for Thoracic Robotic Surgeries

Dr. Elizabeth Kline Achieves Milestone for Thoracic Robotic Surgeries

A 59-year old woman will live cancer free after a life-saving surgery Monday that cured her early stage lung cancer.
Breathe Easy: Be in the Know About Vaping

Breathe Easy: Be in the Know About Vaping

Lung-related illnesses linked to the use of vaping devices have caught the attention of many across the U.S. Some states
Going Viral: Measles, Mumps Making a Comeback

Going Viral: Measles, Mumps Making a Comeback

With school back in session, back-to-school germs tend to spread. It’s the time of year when fevers, runny noses, coughs
Take Control of Your Breast Health

Take Control of Your Breast Health

October may be Breast Cancer Awareness month, but taking control of your breast health is more than a one-month commitment.